Social Work Jobs Service Manager – Learning Disabilities

City of York Council is seeking a Service Manager, Learning Disabilities Team.

 

Due to the recruitment of th

Details
Location York
Hours per-week 37
Salary Grade 11, Level 1-4 (£40,237 - £47,359)
Job description

City of York Council is seeking a Service Manager, Learning Disabilities Team.

 

Due to the recruitment of the current post-holder to another post, an opportunity has been created for an enthusiastic, knowledgeable and experienced professional to fill this role. If you have a good knowledge of adult social care, Learning Disabilities and working in a multi-disciplinary environment, this could be the job for you!

 

The post-holder is required to have experience of budget management, staff supervision and working with people with a Learning Disability and their families. They will have a good understanding of the current Health and Social Care context and a strong commitment to working within an aspirational and asset-based approach.

 

If you have a positive approach to working in challenging, but interesting circumstances, can manage a busy workload, whilst demonstrating effective and collaborative leadership, please apply.

 

City of York Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment. We require the successful candidate to undertake an enhanced Criminal Record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

 

As this role is public facing, applicants will need to demonstrate, at interview, their competency to converse and provide advice and guidance to members of the public, in spoken English to CEFR level C2: Can express him/herself spontaneously at length with a natural conversational flow, avoiding or backtracking around any difficulty so smoothly that the person with whom they are conversing is hardly aware of it.

 

For further information or an informal discussion please contact name, job title, email Kyra Ayre, Head of Service, kyra.ayre@york.gov.uk  or on 01904  555659.